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Flossie ICT 1301 is rescued

One of the first mass-produced business computers has been rescued from the scrapheap for the third time in its 50-year history. The ICT 1301, also known as Flossie, has just arrived in storage at TNMOC.

Space age donor glimpses its own history

4Links, SpaceWire technology supplier, has become the first corporate donor to enable TNMOC to leverage part of the matching funds from the £1 million pledge recently made by a technology entrepreneur.

Women in Computing Gallery opens

A new Women in Computing Gallery, sponsored by Google UK, has been opened at The National Museum of Computing on Bletchley Park by technology entrepreneur Dame Stephanie Shirley.

TNMOC receives a £1 million pledge

The National Museum of Computing on Bletchley Park, Buckinghamshire, UK, has been pledged its largest-ever single donation of £1 million and is seeking the required matched funding to double its value.

Rail programming

The updating of an traditional hobby has been enthralling visitors to the August-long Summer Bytes Festival at TNMOC.

3D Printing going mainstream

Visitors to the August-long Summer Bytes Festival at TNMOC were fascinated by the 3D Printing events last week. TNMOC even received a 3D Printer for its collection.

Perseid by day

Astronomers and computing enthusiasts joined forces at The National Museum of Computing last weekend to see the stars, planets and the Perseid meteor shower in broad daylight.

LEGO model pays homage to Colossus

A LEGO model of Colossus has just gone on display at The National Museum of Computing and it's attracting a lot of attention.

Summer Bytes opens to the sound of computer music

The Summer Bytes Festival was opened by The Mayor of Milton Keynes to the sound of music being composed by visitors on a range of vintage and modern computers.

Summer Bytes Festival

Fun, games and extraordinary computing applications for all the family Wednesdays to Sundays, 24 July to 1 September


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